RPS - Be Selective
RPS - Be Selective
RPS - Be Selective

2018 News

  • Financing For Selective Soldering Machines From RPS Automation +

    Benefits of Financing For Selective Soldering Machines In selective soldering machines is substantial, as you are likely well aware. As Read More
  • Hentec/RPS Announces New North America Sales Manager +

    Newman Lake, Washington, April 16, 2018 — Hentec Industries, Inc. (formerly RPS Automation), a leading US manufacturer of selective solder, lead Read More
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Selective Soldering System Purchase Checklist

Pre-Purchase Checklist Before Buying A Selective Soldering System

There is a lot to do before buying a selective soldering machine, but most important is selecting the right selective soldering system for your business. After all, a tool is no good unless it's the RIGHT tool, and selective soldering systems are - though they are so much more - tools, though they are highly complex tools capable of incredible precision work.


RPS Named The #1 Global Selective Soldering Equipment Supplier


RPS Number 1 Global Selective Soldering Equipment Supplier

RPS Automation/Hentec Industries has been named the #1 global selective soldering equipment supplier in the annual Selective Soldering Equipment Markets report by QYResearch, one of the leading research firms monitoring activity in this industry. RPS has been named the key vendor in this report as a result of the versatility and quality of its products, its sales and service support and for being one of the great innovators in selective soldering equipment.


Using Nitrogen In Selective Soldering

Why You Should Consider Using Nitrogen In Selective Soldering

In recent years, nitrogen has been increasingly used in selective soldering due to the advantages of soldering in a nitrogen atmosphere in lieu of air or other gases. Primarily, the goal is to remove oxygen from the soldering environment and thereby prevent oxidation, among other benefits.


Selective Soldering Operating Parameters

Operating Parameters For Selective Soldering

There are certain recommended operating parameters for selective soldering. For a selective soldering machine to operate at peak capacity, there are certain components and systems which must be inspected regularly, some which must be cleaned regularly and so on. Just like with other mechanical systems, certain tolerances must be maintained for good operation.